1990 was twenty years ago. Think of how much that area is gone by now.
These wild cat pelts were found in a truck trying to get out of India. Look at how many of the pelts are tiger's! The poachers were arrested and charged a large sum of money.
Tiger Population Summary
Bengal Tiger: 3,176 - 4,556
Indochinese Tiger: 1,227 - 1,785
Chinese Tiger: 20 - 30 in the wild
Siberian (Amur) Tiger: 360 - 406 in the wild
Sumatran Tiger: 400 - 500
Bali Tiger: Extinct
Caspian Tiger: Extinct
Javan Tiger: Extinct